Kiyochika: Clearing Weather after Rain

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Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika
Title: Clearing Weather after Rain
Date: 1879

Clearing Weather After Rain at Zenkoji Temple in Kawaguchi. Ferry passengers, including a riksha driver, prepare to disembark at a small way station along the river. The water reflects the strong colors of the sunset sky. The namesake temple is shown in the distance in this view that hearkens to pre-industrialized Japan.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban horizontal 23.5 x 35.4 cm
Publisher: Fukada Kumajirô
Literature: See Honolulu, Chazen, Harvard for examples.
Signature: Kobayashi Kiyochika